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Sandals Restaurant & Barefoot Bar

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
Pacific Resort Rarotonga, Muri 0000, Cook Islands
+682 20 427
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (7 reviews)
“paw paw salad” (4 reviews)
“sizzling dish” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, New Zealand, Polynesian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Pacific Resort Rarotonga, Muri 0000, Cook Islands
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1 - 10 of 379 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As we were staying at the Pacific Resort, we ate here a few times. Food is good, but the view is excellent! How many places can you sit overlooking beautiful water and have your feet in the sand?! Prices are high, but that is expected...More

Thank ExplorerAZ
Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed our meal here for a lunch time. Great service and did not have to book. Lovely to be sitting right on the sand and be served with amazing cocktails and beautiful meals. My prawn and paw paw entree we fantastic and would go...More

Thank MagFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

If they are operating under the marquee it's a magical experience, if they have retreated indoors it is still good but not quite the same. Had several meals here during our weeks stay at this resort, all were perfect. Staff were fantastic and friendly, felt...More

Thank Sp8sm8
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in for a drink on our way to a show. Great location on the sands of the lagoon. Great service by friendly staff just a pity there was a marquee to take away most of the beautiful view but a short 30 metre walk...More

Thank janew926
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service in this restaurant is second to none. The sand under your toes and the luscious food is so worth booking and coming to eat here. This is a must place to eat

Thank Kerrie V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved eating here, we ate here 5 nights and loved every meal. We got on with every member of staff, met so many lovely people, they were all a credit the the resort. We loved happy hour.

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service is outstanding. Friendly and proper. 10/10 food. Setting is stunning on the sand with the beautiful view. Worth a visit.

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful fresh food, great cocktails and super friendly/helpful staff. The out look is breathtaking!

Thank mjh135
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing location (on Muri Beach). The food was excellent, and the service was good. If you want a special evening out and the weather is nice, this is a perfect place.

Thank Fifamily
Reviewed 3 September 2017

After umming and ahhing about where to have breakfast one day, we ended up here. The menu looked decent, and the restaurant was open and other guests already eating. We waited at an outside table for about 10 minutes, but no-one came to serve us....More

Thank ModernWanderers
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TravelllingfromNZ
15 June 2017|
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Response from PRHGCookIslands | Property representative |
Kia Orana TravelllingfromNZ, Our Tropical Buffet Selection is $21.50, in New Zealand dollars. Meitaki e Aro’a nui, Pacific Resort Hotel Group
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Dharmesh P
5 April 2017|
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Response from phillipsinnz | Reviewed this property |
They had vegetarian choices in pizzas but Im not sure about others. Not sure if you eat fish? if you do, the fish is really good. Not much help, sorry.
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cjbrom
31 March 2016|
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Response from james_hammond_nz |
Yes though their main food is quite kid friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$29
Cuisine
Seafood, New Zealand, Polynesian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pacific Resort Rarotonga, Muri 0000, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Muri
  • Phone Number: +682 20 427
Description
Sandals Restaurant & Barefoot Bar at Pacific Resort Rarotonga prides itself on offering the best in international cuisine with a Polynesian Pacific Rim influence. Be relaxed with a casual beachfront cocktail at the Barefoot Bar, be tempted by succulent fresh seafood and international dishes at Sandals Restaurant, or be summoned by beating drums to an authentic Cook Island feast. Either way you will enjoy the gentle lagoon breezes with the sand between your toes right on Muri Beach.
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